Search results for "Hope Davis"


Synecdoche, New York (2008) RT 69% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Mar 2009

A theater director struggles with his work, and the women in his life, as he attempts to create a life-size replica of New York inside a warehouse as part of his new play.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Charlie Kaufman
CAST:  Philip Seymour Hoffman  •  Samantha Morton  •  Jennifer Jason Leigh  •  Michelle Williams

About Schmidt (2002) RT 85% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Jun 2003

Warren Schmidt is a retired insurance salesman, who at age 66, has no particular plans other than to drive around in the motor home his wife insisted they buy. He's not ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Alexander Payne
CAST:  Jack Nicholson  •  Kathy Bates  •  Hope Davis  •  Dermot Mulroney

Arlington Road (1999) RT 62% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Dec 2001

Threats from sinister foreign nationals aren't the only thing to fear. Bedraggled college professor Michael Faraday has been vexed (and increasingly paranoid) since his wife's ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Mark Pellington
CAST:  Jeff Bridges  •  Tim Robbins  •  Joan Cusack  •  Hope Davis

Love, Marilyn (2012) RT 62% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Dec 2013

Using the book 'Fragments', which collects Marilyn Monroe's poems, notes and letters, and with participation from the Arthur Miller and Truman Capote estates who have ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Liz Garbus
CAST:  Elizabeth Banks  •  Lindsay Lohan  •  Evan Rachel Wood  •  Uma Thurman

Disconnect (2012) RT 68% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Sep 2013

Disconnect interweaves multiple storylines about people searching for human connection in today’s wired world. Through poignant turns that are both harrowing and touching, the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Henry Alex Rubin
CAST:  Jason Bateman  •  Hope Davis  •  Frank Grillo  •  Paula Patton

Real Steel (2011) RT 59% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Jan 2012

In the near-future, Charlie Kenton is a washed-up fighter who retired from the ring when robots took over the sport. After Charlie's robot is trashed, he reluctantly teams up ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Shawn Levy
CAST:  Hugh Jackman  •  Dakota Goyo  •  Evangeline Lilly  •  Anthony Mackie

The Family Tree (2011) RT 10% / Audience 26%

DVD release: Nov 2011

A mother and wife stricken with memory loss allows a dysfunctional family a second chance at harmony and happiness.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Vivi Friedman
CAST:  Dermot Mulroney  •  Hope Davis  •  Britt Robertson  •  Gabrielle Anwar

The Special Relationship (2010) RT 86% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Nov 2010

A dramatisation that follows Tony Blair's journey from political understudy waiting in the wings of the world arena to accomplished prime minister standing confidently in the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Richard Loncraine
CAST:  Michael Sheen  •  Dennis Quaid  •  Hope Davis  •  Helen McCrory

The Lodger (2009) RT 21% / Audience 30%

DVD release: Feb 2009

Contemporary adaptation of novel, The Lodger, by Marie Belloc Lowndes set in Los Angeles with two converging plot lines: The first involves an uneasy relationship between a ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  David Ondaatje
CAST:  Alfred Molina  •  Hope Davis  •  Shane West  •  Donal Logue

Genova (2008)

A man moves his two daughters to Italy after their mother dies in a car accident, in order to revitalize their lives. Genoa changes all three of them as the youngest daughter ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Michael Winterbottom
CAST:  Colin Firth  •  Perla Haney-Jardine  •  Hope Davis  •  Catherine Keener




The Nines (2007) RT 65% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Jan 2008

A troubled actor, a television show runner, and an acclaimed videogame designer find their lives intertwining in mysterious and unsettling ways.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy • Mystery • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John August
CAST:  Ryan Reynolds  •  Melissa McCarthy  •  Hope Davis  •  Elle Fanning

The Hoax (2006) RT 85% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Oct 2007

In what would cause a fantastic media frenzy, Clifford Irving (Gere) sells his bogus biography of Howard Hughes to a premiere publishing house in the early 1970s.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Lasse Hallström
CAST:  Julie Delpy  •  Richard Gere  •  John Carter  •  David Aaron Baker

Infamous (2006) RT 73% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Feb 2007

While researching his book In Cold Blood, writer Truman Capote develops a close relationship with convicted murderers Dick Hickock and Perry Smith.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Douglas McGrath
CAST:  Sigourney Weaver  •  Toby Jones  •  Gwyneth Paltrow  •  Sandra Bullock

The Weather Man (2005) RT 58% / Audience 56%

DVD release: Feb 2006

A Chicago weather man, separated from his wife and children, debates whether professional and personal success are mutually exclusive.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Gore Verbinski
CAST:  Nicolas Cage  •  Michael Caine  •  Hope Davis  •  Gemmenne de la Peña

Proof (2005) RT 62% / Audience 59%

DVD release: Feb 2006

Catherine is a woman in her late twenties who is strongly devoted to her father, Robert, a brilliant and well-known mathematician whose grip on reality is beginning to slip ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  John Madden
CAST:  Gwyneth Paltrow  •  Anthony Hopkins  •  Jake Gyllenhaal  •  Danny McCarthy

Duma (2005) RT 93% / Audience 80%

DVD release: May 2006

An orphaned cheetah becomes the best friend and pet of a young boy living in South Africa.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Carroll Ballard
CAST:  Alex Michaeletos  •  Campbell Scott  •  Mary Makhatho  •  Nthabiseng Kenoshi

The Matador (2005)

The life of Danny Wright, a salesman forever on the road, veers into dangerous and surreal territory when he wanders into a Mexican bar and meets a mysterious stranger, Julian ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Richard Shepard
CAST:  Pierce Brosnan  •  Arlin Miller  •  Azucena Medina  •  Jonah Meyerson

The Secret Lives of Dentists (2002) RT 85% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Jan 2004

An introspective dentist's suspicions about his wife's infidelity stresses his mental well being and family life to the breaking point.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Alan Rudolph
CAST:  Campbell Scott  •  Robin Tunney  •  Hope Davis  •  Denis Leary